Director of Development and Marketing (Temporary), Manchester

Manchester High School For GirlsManchester
Date posted:
Start date: Early April 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Maternity Cover

We are seeking to appoint a highly-motivated individual with energy and drive to spearhead the excellent work of this leading Independent School’s Development and Marketing Team for a period of maternity cover from early April 2020. 

The ideal candidate will be someone with a robust working knowledge of marketing and communications, who is excited by the prospect of promoting one of the North-West’s leading independent girls’ schools. 

Working at a senior level, the successful applicant will also oversee the fundraising capacity of the office, creating meaningful relationships with the alumnae community, parents (past and present), donors and supporters in order to protect and grow the income stream for the School’s bursary appeal.   The right candidate will have a track record in strategic leadership as he/she will be a member of the School’s Senior Leadership Team and manage the Marketing function of the School. Experience in a similar role in an educational establishment would be a distinct advantage but is not essential.

The closing date for applications is 09.00 a.m. Monday 17th February 2020.

Interviews will be held at the school on Monday 24th February 2020.

Please apply by submitting a fully completed application form and supporting letter to the Head Mistress at

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Registered charity number: 1164323. Company number: 9665070.

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